Contact Us
Cresskill-Closter Daily Voice serves Closter, Cresskill & Demarest
Return to your home site

Menu

Cresskill-Closter Daily Voice serves Closter, Cresskill & Demarest

Nearby Towns

  • Northern Valley
    serves Harrington Park, Haworth, Northvale, Norwood, Old Tappan & Rockleigh
  • Englewood
    serves Alpine, Englewood, Englewood Cliffs & Tenafly
  • Bergenfield
    serves Bergenfield, Dumont & New Milford
Breaking News: Bergen Prosecutor: Uber Driver Had 2.2 Pounds Of Heroin, $5,200 Cash Stashed In Caddy Near GWB
Obituaries

Paramus Catholic Grad Destiny Cartagena Was 'Vibrant, Beautiful Soul'

Destiny Cartagena
Destiny Cartagena Photo Credit: Destiny Cartagena FACEBOOK

Caring. Vibrant. One of a kind.

This is how loved ones are remembering Destiny Cartagena of Ringwood, who died on Jan. 19. She was 33 years old.

The mom of two previously lived in the Bronx, N.Y. and Elmwood Park. She graduated from Paramus Catholic High School and studied at CSB School of Broadcasting, her Facebook page says.

Condolences poured in each one in their own way noting Cartagena's profound impact on the countless lives she touched.

"To say you were one of a kind is too broad of a way to describe you," Christy Lynne Nibbling‎ wrote on Facebook. "Your distinct nature will shine bright in the hearts of many for a long time to come."

"For someone I only knew for a few short months, you’re definitely someone I could never forget (and that’s putting it mildly)," Nick Clark added.

"You had such a vibrant, unforgettable personality- and you were always so giving to others around you."

Visitation will be Wednesday, Jan. 23 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the D'Agostino Funeral Home in Haskell. A funeral service will be Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home with internment to follow at Rosehill Cemetery in Linden.

"You were such a beautiful soul...full of life..always smiling and happy," Reli Rel added.

"You made an impact in the lives of everyone you loved. Your beautiful children are so lucky to have had the time to make memories with a wonderful, beautiful, giving mother as you."

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Cresskill-Closter Daily Voice!

Serves Closter, Cresskill & Demarest

Get the news you need to know on the go.

Welcome to

Cresskill-Closter Daily Voice!

Serves Closter, Cresskill & Demarest

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.